Timiș is a county of western Romania on the border with Hungary and Serbia, in the historical region Banat, with the county seat at Timișoara. It is the westernmost and the largest county in Romania in terms of land area. The county is also part of the Danube–Criș–Mureș–Tisa Euroregion

General Rules

Participation terms:
Are invited to take part in the festival representative folk groups with a rich musical and choreographic repertory;

A performance can last 5,10, and 20 minutes; - in a  group there will be dancers, instrumentalists ( who will play „live”) , a choreographer, a group leader,
drivers etc., but not more than 35 persons;

Facilities offered by the organizers: accommodation, meals(Hotels)- setting up artistic partnership relations with the Folk Ensemble „Lugojana”;

Festival program:
open-air folk performances; - folk costumes parades, workshops; - symposiums;- meeting the Mayor of Lugoj - offering souvenirs - taking part to the folk holiday of the town „Ruga Lugojanã” (15 August)

Information about International Folk Festival:

The number of members of the candidate group should not exceed 35. This also includes head of the group, instructor, musicians, dancers, drivers, and etc.

Participants must be over 16 years of age since the festival is not a children festival.

All groups will accommodate in international standard hotels. If the number of members exceeds 35 then the festival committee does not guarantee any high standard of accommodation for all members.

The accommodation, meals, will be met by the organizing committee during the period
11st – 15th August 2020 (dates are inclusive)

Groups should arrive to Lugoj on 11th Aug. n the evening or 16tst Aug. in the morning and leave.


The festival fee is 100 euro per person. It covers organizational expenses, accommodation in a Hotel for 5 nights with 3 meals per day.


  • 11/08/2020 - 16/08/2020


11/08 - 16/08
  • 6 days (5 nights) = 100 € per person


How to get there

If you travel by plane, the airport you need to use is: Timisoara (Romania) or Belgrade (Serbia)!

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